College of Arts & Sciences News

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:45pm
In 2019, a team of researchers in Kent State’s Department of Anthropology published its “prize-winning” research article titled “Experimental replication shows knives manufactured from frozen...
Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 9:05am
“None of us are free until we all are.” This sentence resonated with the hundreds of students who attended the peaceful Black Lives Matter protests last Thursday and Friday; cheering in response as they marched from the K, to Oscar Richie Hall, and finally to the rock. Students g...
Friday, September 11, 2020 - 1:16pm
Lauren Kinsman-Costello, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Biological Sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences, will serve as the H2Ohio Wetland Monitoring Program Lead for Lake Erie and Aquatic Research Network (LEARN). The group will assess the effectiveness a...
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 - 12:23pm
Recently, Joseph Ortiz, Ph.D., professor and assistant chair in the Department of Geology in Kent State University’s College of Arts and Science, partnered with Sir Roland Jackson, Ph.D., a historian of science at the Royal Institutio...
Friday, August 21, 2020 - 10:57am
Women occupy just 28% of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) jobs and account for only 17% of computer science majors and 21% of engineering majors. A group of researchers from Kent State University and North Carolina State University want to know what can be...
Monday, August 10, 2020 - 1:51pm
Kent State University has conferred an honorary Doctor of Science degree on alumnus Earl K. Miller, Ph.D., a world-renowned neuroscientist.
Monday, June 1, 2020 - 9:52pm
Two Kent State University students, in the College of Arts and Sciences, were among 62 students from 50 different U.S. universities recently selected for funding by the Department of Energy’s Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) Program.  
Friday, May 29, 2020 - 1:59pm
International project to study COVID-19’s impact on the UK’s LGBTQ+ population announced.
Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 11:43am
The medical and science communities are always seeking new ways to study and monitor organs and common diseases to improve human health and quality of life.   While there is a seemingly endless need for versatile, low-cost, yet highly sensitive biochemical sensor devices, there a...